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Validation rules do not allow functions when using Edit Validate



When refering an Edit Validate rule in the condition field of a Validate rule, functions cannot be passed as a parameter into a message rule from the message field.

Error Messages

Syntax error, type annotations are available only when source level is at least 1.8
Syntax error on token @, delete this token

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a validation rule and call an edit validate.
  2. Use a message with parameters in the message field.
  3. Pass a function to to the message.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


This issue is scheduled to be resolved in update release 7.2.2.

Published February 20, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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